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# what is the answer?

I try to find the answer but couldnt after several attempts. what is the output?

## This quiz has 7 questions.

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## Let's break it down into steps:

`int a = 3;`
`int b = 2;`
`double c = 3.5;`
`double y = a / b * c;`

Since multiply and divide have equal precedence and left-to-right associativity, the first thing that will happen is: `a / b`. These are both integers, and integer math produces integers, so: `3 / 2 = 1`. Next, the `1` will be multiplied by `3.5`, leaving it unchanged since it is a double and being assigned to a double. So the final result wil be: `3.5`.

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